Agribusiness


Economics of Cereal Production in Africa

If there was ever to be a face of staple crops on the African continent, it is of certainty that cereals would be a top contender; as cereal consumption cuts across a variety blend of cultures and nationalities and are grown in diverse agro-ecological zones and farming systems; they also […]


Cerealconomics

If there was ever to be a face of staple crops on the African continent, it is of certainty that cereals would be a top contender. Cereal consumption cuts across a variety blend of cultures and they provide more food energy than any other crop across the globe. Historically, Africa […]


How Young People can Build Agribusinesses on Social media

Africa has a very young population with a median age of 19.4 years and over 60% below the age of 25. Unemployment is a big issue in Africa, especially among the youths. African youths are on the receiving end of bad government and leadership from the post-colonial era, as most of […]


A Quick Look at Agricultural Project

The segmentation and execution of business operations or developmental programs of an Agricultural enterprise into smaller operational elements is a skill every Agripreneur should learn. This approach has been proven to be more effective in the execution of agricultural operations or programs as it allows for financial resources to be better expended to produce […]


Agriculture has evolved into a big business; what is Agribusiness?

Agriculture was often thought of as, ’Cows, Sows, and Plows’, ‘Weeds, Seeds, and Feeds’ but this notion has changed. Agriculture has evolved into a big business. It has gone from plowing fields, planting seeds, harvesting crops, milking cows and feeding livestock, into a business that extends far beyond the farms, […]


​What You Need to Know About Business Incubators

A business incubator is a company or organization that helps new businesses and start-up companies to develop. Start-up companies lack various resources, experience and networks. Incubators provide services that help them to get through the initial hurdles in starting up their businesses. These hurdles include legal, financial, space, management training, […]


Some Common Misconceptions Africans Have About Agriculture

Agribusiness! Agribusiness!! The World Bank is talking about it; the African Development Bank is talking about it; African Governments are talking about it… Agribusiness is trending because it is popularly regarded as a solution to our economic problems. However, Africans must have a change in their perception of agriculture, which […]